Mona Pirnot is an NYC based playwright and songwriter. Her plays include Private (Premiere Stages Play Festival, finalist for Dartmouth’s Neukom Institute Award for Playwriting), Lessons from an Abandoned Work (Hecht Studio Theatre), and Offshore Clinical Trials. Selected monologues from Lesson from an Abandoned Work are published in In Performance, Contemporary Monologues for Teens (Hal Leonard.)  She was the 2014-15 Literary Fellow at Center Theatre Group.